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t lymphocytes in the cerebrospinal fluid

  1. SWAlexander

    Expanded T lymphocytes in the cerebrospinal fluid of multiple sclerosis patients are specific for Epstein-Barr-virus-infected B cells

    Significance On average, 13% of the T lymphocytes in the cerebrospinal fluid of people with the first symptoms of multiple sclerosis are specific for autologous B lymphocytes infected with Epstein–Barr virus. In the most expanded CSF clones, which are highly likely to play a role in MS...